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Requires the adoption of a building standard to authorize a local enforcement official to determine the date of construction of a residential unit, apply the building standards in effect at that date of construction, and issue a retroactive building permit when a record of the issuance of a building permit for the construction of an existing residential unit does not exist. READ MORE...

Senate Bill 1226 is codified as Health and Safety Code § 17958.12. Effective January 1, 2019.